SCAR Humanities and Social Sciences Workshop

Colorado State University, USA

The 2015 SCAR Social Sciences Workshop will be held between 20-23 May at Colorado State University, USA. The title of the workshop will be “Antarctic Wilderness: Perspectives from History, the Humanities and the Social Sciences.” Although paper proposals dealing directly with the workshop theme are encouraged, we are interested in any proposals that examine Antarctica (and the Polar Regions more broadly) from historical, humanities, and social science perspectives.  Please send abstracts of around 200 words, along with a brief one-paragraph biography to  The deadline for receiving abstracts will be 31 January 2015, and decisions will be made by mid-February 2015.